Release Date: Friday, March 1, 2019
An Evening of Arab Art and Poetry
In collaboration with the Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies at the University of Michigan (U-M) in Ann Arbor, the HFC Arab Cultural Studies Program will hold An Evening of Arab Art and Poetry on Friday, March 15, at 6:00 p.m. in the Berry Amphitheater, located on the first floor of the ASCC (Building L).
Dr. Hashim Al-Tawil, HFC Professor of Fine Arts and Chair of the Art History Department, will speak about "The Forgotten History of Arab Art and Architecture." Dr. Samer Ali, U-M Associate Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, will speak about "Arabic Poetry as Martial Arts: The Case of Mutanabbi."
This event is free and open to the public. A light dinner (Halal) will be provided. You must register for this event. To register or for further information, contact either Dr. Michael Daher at firstname.lastname@example.org or Sam Bazzi at email@example.com.